Aviation Management Online

Bachelor's studies (university) @ Kazimieras Simonavicius University (KSU)
1 Jun Application deadline
1 Sep Start date
3.5 years Study duration full-time
5000€ Tuition fee for Eu citizens

Programme overview

In response to global trends and challenges facing the aviation industry, Kazimieras Simonavicius University (KSU) offers an undergraduate (Bachelor’s) distance learning Aviation Management online study programme. Our aim is to cultivate highly-qualified professionals in modern aviation management, equipped to navigate the challenges and regulations of this global and competitive sector, and to actively contribute to its ongoing development.

Admission deadlines

June 1 — general admission;
July 1 — deadline for citizens of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and Armenia;
August 1 — deadline for EU and EEA states’ citizens, and visa-free Eastern Partnership countries’ citizens (Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia).

Programme Highlights

  • KSU is the sole university in Lithuania offering this specialized study program.
  • Accredited as an IATA Authorized Training Center, KSU is the only university in the Baltic States to earn this recognition, signifying the global aviation community’s acknowledgment of our top-tier aviation studies.
  • Integrated additional language courses in Spanish or Russian to enhance students’ future career prospects.
  • Integration of two IATA courses, enabling students to obtain recognized certificates from IATA.
  • Regular company visits and field trips to airports in Lithuania, Latvia, and international airlines.
  • An internationally diverse faculty, with over 80% of instructors being leading aviation experts from around the world.
  • Online studies facilitate the balancing of work and academic commitments.

Study methods

  • The program is conducted entirely in English
  • Online lectures via video conference platforms such as Zoom and Teams.
  • Individual meetings with instructors, one-on-one teaching, and both individual and group assignments.
  • Live lectures, case studies, and other interactive learning activities.
  • Face-to-face modules and exam sessions held once a semester on-campus in Vilnius, Lithuania, spanning two weeks.

Ideal For

  • Pilots, flight attendants
  • Those already engaged in the aviation sector who frequently travel
  • Recent graduates or individuals currently employed in other sectors but aspire to build their careers within the aviation industry.

Study subjects

  • Core Courses: Introduction to Air Transport Industry, Airport and Airlines Business, Aviation Economics and Finance, Aviation Project
  • Methodology: Social Sciences Methodology, Geopolitics and International Aviation Law
  • Strategic Planning: Aviation Strategic Planning, Operations and Design
  • Management: Leadership & HR Management, Airlines and Airports Optimization, Environmental Planning, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Specialized Courses: Master’s Thesis, Strategic Marketing, Maintenance Operations, Market Analysis, Digital Transformation, Digital Airline Management

Career Opportunities

  • Airlines
  • Airports
  • Ground handling companies
  • Aircraft maintenance organizations
  • Tourism companies

Advance your career in Aviation management with Kazimieras Simonavicius University—where innovation meets excellence.

Programme structure

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management (BSc);
  • Total number of ECTS credits: 210;
  • Distribution of academic subjects by semester: approx. 30 ECTS credits per semester, 7 semesters;

Admission Requirements

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